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AU soldiers 'fire on Somalia protesters'
Witnesses and governor say at least six injured after troops open fire in Marka, but African Union denies accusations.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 16:34 GMT
DR Congo arrests opposition leader
Jean-Bertrand Ewanga arrested a day after he took part in a rally to oppose extension of presidential terms.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2014 16:48 GMT
Israel facing new divestment support in US
Human rights and corporate responsibility prompt a US church to divest from companies doing business with Israel.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 07:10 GMT
Afghan children pay for violence
Violent attacks in Afghanistan cause a surge in child civilian casualties and impede access to medical care.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2014 14:12 GMT
Planes destroyed as rockets hit Libya airport
Government says 90 percent of planes at capital Tripoli's airport destroyed by Grad rockets as fighting continues.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 08:23 GMT
UN relocates staff amid Libya violence
Seven people killed and dozens injured as militias from Misrata and Zintan battle for control of Tripoli's main airport.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 02:09 GMT
UN removes dozens of staff from Libya
Mission says the "temporary" measure taken for safety of its staff will be reviewed once security conditions improve.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2014 20:40 GMT
UN gravely concerned over Iraq crisis
As new "caliphate" declared in Diyala, UN voices concern over rights violations such as beheadings and abductions.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2014 04:54 GMT
Al-Shabab gunmen attack hotel in Somalia
At least two African Union soldiers and two al-Shabab fighters killed in the raid, African Union tells Al Jazeera.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 16:28 GMT
Afghans bank future on the next president
Amid economic stagnation and insecurity, Kabul entrepreneurs are hoping a new leader can reverse their fortunes.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 15:04 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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